Isaac and Nora haven’t obvious one another in 5 years, but whilst Nora telephones Isaac past due one evening, he is familiar with who it truly is prior to she’s spoken a observe. Isaac, a photographer, is relinquishing his inventive profession, whereas Nora, a author, is looking for to rededicate herself to hers.
Fueled by means of their rediscovered love, Nora is quickly on hearth with the easiest paintings she’s ever performed, till she realizes that the tale she's writing has became a fictionalized portrait of Isaac, exposing his frailties and compromises and likely to be considered through him as a betrayal. How can we stay trustworthy to our calling if it estranges us from the folk we adore? How will we stay in love when we have visible the very worst of our household? those are many of the questions explored in a unique that critics are calling “an absolute excitement” (The Seattle Times).
From the writer of Florence Gordon and Starting Out within the Evening, it is a “novel of 2 star-crossed yet self-absorbed artists dealing with crises of the center and conscience. . . . An interesting examine the character of affection and the necessity for attractiveness” (Booklist).
“I enjoyed this book.” —Alice Sebold
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